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Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.
Introduction to population studies. The primary focus is on the relationships between demographic processes (fertility, mortality, and immigration) and social and economic issues. Discussion covers special topics related to population growth and spatial distribution, including marriage and family formation, population aging, changing roles and statuses of women, labor force participation, immigrations, urban growth and urbanization, resource allocation, and the environment.
When Offered Fall.
Distribution Category (SBA)
- Explain, evaluate, and effectively interpret factual claims, theories and assumptions in sociology and social demography, and more broadly in the sciences and humanities.
- Find, access, critically evaluate, and ethically use information.
- Integrate quantitative and qualitative information to reach defensible and creative conclusions.
- Communicate effectively through writing, speech and visual information.
- Articulate the views of people with diverse perspectives.
- Demonstrate the capability to work both independently and in coorperation with others.
Regular Academic Session. Combined with: SOC 2202
Credits and Grading Basis
3 Credits Graded(Graded)
Class Number & Section Details
- TR Caldwell Hall 100
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